Photo collage images courtesy of Classroom Clipart We Hold the animal world in our hands! October 4, 2014 is World Animal Day, a special day to appreciate and pay tribute to the incredible animals we share this planet with. World Animal Day was set aside in 1931 to commemorate animal life. It originated at a conference of Ecologists in Florence, Italy... [Read more of this article]
Giraffe family at Hoogle Zoo, Salt Lake City, UT Celebrating wildlife! National Wildlife Day reminds us of our role in conservation and as animal caretakers! Since the beginning of time the journey of wildlife has been enfolding. Today is set aside to honor where wildlife has been and where it’s going. But most importantly, it serves to remind... [Read more of this article]Darn Cute Animal, Do You Know What it is?
Photo Wiki Commons, courtesyEugenia and Julian A very cute animal that you may think is a Zorse… but it’s not of course! This adorable fellow looks kind of like a horse and kind of like a Zebra, but it is neither, nor is it a cross breed! We all know lots of cute animals. Dogs, cats, and other common pets first come to mind because they... [Read more of this article]Happy Baby Animal, But What the Heck is it?
Wombat baby recovering nicely after rescue, Photo courtesy Park Victoria-Facebook This adorable baby animal is a newborn Wombat rescued from its mother’s pouch after a fatal accident! A mother Wombat was apparently grazing along a roadside in Australia and hit by an oncoming car. A passerby, familiar with the type of animal she was, searched her... [Read more of this article]
Sidewinder Rattlesnake from the Mohave Desert in California An autumn nature hike is enriching and relaxing, but keep in mind… you’re not alone! August and September are two of the most beautiful months to explore the great outdoors. The weather is perfect and nature during this time of year is awesome. All is calm and serene with insects... [Read more of this article]
Bengal Tiger Panthera tigris, Photo Wiki Commons, Courtesy John and Karen Hollingsworth, Fish & Wildlife Service Licensed under Public Domain Some startling facts about tigers which will make you awestruck! A little bit of fright, enough of a thrill, and the heights of imagination – all these work together during your Bengal Tiger sighting... [Read more of this article]